You’re a systems engineer that enjoys the challenge of architecting and building amazing, large-scale commercial server products. You've built scalable enterprise software from the ground up in past gigs, and can't wait to do it again. Anyone can build an "app" but you have the chops to build the infrastructure that powers high-performance data crunching on large volumes of data, while ensuring simplicity and ease-of-use of the overall product. You enjoy the thrill of coming up with brilliant ideas and can articulate their value-prop to stakeholders, but are most satisfied when you turn these ideas into solid, high-quality implementations that make customers successful. Helping the field and support teams with customer issues is something you enjoy as this gives you a view into the customer's world and the insights gained help trigger ideas for improving the product with differentiated features.
In this role, you will work with other top-notch developers to build a new and unique way of analyzing, visualizing and understanding large amounts of data via our distributed, cutting-edge system. Specific duties include:
In addition to an enjoyment of a collaborative, open and synergistic working environment, you should have...
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Tags: Java, Scala, Hadoop, Spark, Open Source, Apache, query processing, database internals, distributed systems, business intelligence, big data, data warehousing, enterprise software
Platfora is the #1 native Big Data Analytics platform for Hadoop. Platfora puts big data directly into the hands of line-of-business people through self-service analytics that help them uncover new opportunities that were once impossible or impractical across transaction, customer interaction and machine data. An interactive and visual full-stack platform delivered as subscription software in the cloud or on-premises, Platfora Big Data Analytics is creating data-driven competitive advantages in the areas of security, marketing, finance, operations and the Internet of Things. Leading organizations such as Citi, Comcast, DirecTV, Disney, Edmunds.com, Opower, Riot Games, Vivint and The Washington Post use Platfora.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Principals only; if you are a recruiter, or represent a search firm, you must be under contract with an OK to work on this role, prior to submitting resumes to Platfora. Thanks!